North West Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Saturday 22 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A slow-moving high pressure system over southeastern Australia maintains a firm ridge and a dry, cool air mass over most of Queensland. The high will drift slowly north over New South Wales during the weekend with winds tending slightly more onshore about the central and northern east Queensland coast. Fine and sunny conditions will persist over most of the state through the outlook period. Morning frosts will be extensive through inland parts of southern, central and western districts over the next few mornings. Temperatures will then warm early next week over much of the state, particularly the interior.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Sunny. Patches of light frost south of Mt Isa early this morning. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:10am to 3:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Mount Isa 27

Sunday 23 July

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Monday 24 July

Mostly sunny. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Tuesday 25 July

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Saturday.

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